SEOUL May 29 Tech giant Samsung Electronics Co
Ltd said on Monday it is considering adding memory
chip production capacity at its manufacturing base in China
amid an industry-wide boom.
The firm is considering adding capacity at its facility in
Xi'an but no specifics, including the potential investment
amount and what products it will make with the additional
capacity, have been decided, a Samsung spokesman said.
Samsung, the world's No.1 memory chip maker, currently
produces 3D NAND memory chips used for long-term data storage on
electronic devices such as smartphones and personal computers.
(Reporting by Se Young Lee; Editing by Stephen Coates)